Fresno County Information

Fresno in California occupies 6,017 square miles and has a 2006 population of 891,756, a change from a 2000 population of 799,407 and 667,479 in 1990. 16.6% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14.2% percent is 25-35, and 13.5% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 5,169 acts of violent crime reported in Fresno in 2004, a change from 6,041 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 33,368 people: 8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 10.4%.

Read more about Fresno, California in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyFresno 
StateCalifornia 
Land Area6,017 sq. milesRanked 64 of 3,140
Population 2006891,756Ranked 53 of 3,140
Population 2005878,089 
Population 2000799,407Ranked 58 of 3,140
Population 1990667,479Ranked 67 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion81.4% 
African American5.7% 
Asian American8.8% 
Native American1.9% 
Pacific Islander.2% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.6% 
Population 5 to 1417% 
Population 15 to 2416.6% 
Population 25 to 3414.2% 
Population 35 to 4413.5% 
Population 45 to 5412.2% 
Population 55 to 648.2% 
Population 65 to 744.8% 
Population 75 and up4.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5,1696,041
Murders / Manslaughters69 
Forcible Rapes272 
Robberies1,541 
Aggravated Assaults3,287 
Total Property Crimes42,19942,210
Burglaries7,418 
Larceny Thefts27,150 
Motor Vehicle Thefts7,631 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population414,778388,909
Unemployed Population33,36840,401
Unemployment Rate8%10.4%

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